From A History of Here: Akum Norder posts “Pine Hills as Seen by a Kid With Glasses,” a remembrance by author Gregory Maguire about growing up in Albany’s Pine Hills in the ’60s.
From Consequence of Sound: Listen to School of Seven Bells’ dreamy new re-mix of ex-Nippertonians-now-in-Brooklyn Railbird’s “Mirrors” from their new Lucky EP.
From Jim Romenesko: A major kerfuffle at The Times Union regarding a recent story on ignoring realtors’ advice. Go here to read the original story, which was collated by Kristi Bartlette. And All Over Albany weighs in on the brouhaha, too.
From the Rogovoy Report: Seth Rogovoy takes a look at the just-announced 2013 summer season of dance at Jacob’s Pillow in Becket.
From Keep Albany Boring: KC reviews Tonight We Run, the new digital EP from Sub-Bombin Records’ Kite Person.
From All Over Albany: In keeping with the Festivus tradition, it’s the annual Airing of Grievances – kind of like the Capital Region’s online complaint box. And bad driving habits seem to be the main topic of complaints. Really? That’s the worst thing we’ve got to complain about?